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Introduction to Biosafety

Target Audience: All staff and students required to handle and/or store biohazardous materials or bloodborne pathogens should follow this course.

McGill students & staff click on register online using the McGill Human Resources Staff Development course registration system. Please click here to register online.

Non-Mcgill student registrants please complete and submit the Paying Participant Training Form

Content: Safe laboratory work practices, risk assessments, sterilization and disinfection principles, spill procedures.

Cost (McGill): Free for McGill Community (students, staff and faculty). When registering using the on-line registration system you will be prompted to enter a FOAPAL - no FOAPAL is required therefore leave the field blank.

Cost (Non-McGill): $100.00 per person plus applicable taxes for Non-McGill participants.


English Sessions
Date Time Location / Language
Downtown Campus Locations

Summer 2016

July no course

Please refer to our "safety training exams" item 4 - for alternative. Note to Professors and Lab Managers: if you need a session for your class or department, please call EHS at 4563.

August 15, 2016 (Monday) 9h to 12h Stewart Biology Building, 1205 Dr. Penfield, Amphitheatre S 1/3, English
Macdonald Campus Locations

Fall 2016

October XX, 2016 (Friday)

9h to 12h date and location will be confirmed in late September